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Students recognized by Fresno City Council for stopping woman from jumping off bridge - YourCentralValley.com
Students recognized by Fresno City Council for stopping woman from jumping off bridge  YourCentralValley.com

Some local middle school students helped talk a suicidal woman off a bridge earlier this month and on Thursday they were recognized.


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:34:00 GMT



No. 5 Coyotes win game against No. 1 Fresno City - Sports - Ridgecrest Daily Independent
No. 5 Coyotes win game against No. 1 Fresno City - Sports  Ridgecrest Daily Independent

The Cerro Coso baseball team defeated Fresno City College Rams 7-3 on Tuesday night. The Rams have the best record in the Central Valley Conference, now ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:00:17 GMT



Class warfare at City Hall? South Fresno city leaders back down in road repair fight - Fresno Bee
Class warfare at City Hall? South Fresno city leaders back down in road repair fight  Fresno Bee

After weeks of debate over how Fresno should spend California gas tax money, the City Council passed a proposal nearly identical to the original plan proposed ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:28:00 GMT



Fresno City Hall Armenian flag-raising commemorates genocide - Fresno Bee
Fresno City Hall Armenian flag-raising commemorates genocide  Fresno Bee

Several observances were held Wednesday in Fresno, California to commemorate the Armenian Genocide, including an annual flag-raising at Fresno City Hall.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:36:00 GMT



Fresno City Council member offers business owners chance to buy signs discouraging panhandling - KFSN-TV
Fresno City Council member offers business owners chance to buy signs discouraging panhandling  KFSN-TV

Councilmember Garry Bredefeld is giving business owners the chance to buy the signs from the city.


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:22:18 GMT



Fresno CA City Council sets up citizen tax budget committees - Fresno Bee
Fresno CA City Council sets up citizen tax budget committees  Fresno Bee

Residents in Fresno, California, can have a say in how their tax money is spent. The City Council approved citizens to be part of budget committees for their ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:27:00 GMT



Watch Rhonda Williams' final home game as the Fresno City College softball coach - Fresno Bee
Watch Rhonda Williams' final home game as the Fresno City College softball coach  Fresno Bee

Rhonda Williams coached her last home game on Thursday, April 18, 2019 after 24 seasons. The Rams defeated Reedley 8-6 as Williams improves her record ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 22:25:00 GMT



Fresno city councilman aims to clean up 'Motel Drive' - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno city councilman aims to clean up 'Motel Drive'  YourCentralValley.com

Fresno City Council member Miguel Arias is making it a mission to improve an area in the city which is known for human trafficking and drug activity.


Posted on Sat, 20 Apr 2019 02:35:00 GMT



You can spend an evening with author, actor Taye Diggs. Thanks, Fresno City College - Fresno Bee
You can spend an evening with author, actor Taye Diggs. Thanks, Fresno City College  Fresno Bee

Taye Diggs, the actor best known for his work on TV and film, will be at Fresno City College at 7 p.m. May 9, 2019 as part of the university's speakers forum.


Posted on Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:33:00 GMT



On your side: Fresno city leaders help 100-year-old woman with cracked water pipe - YourCentralValley.com
On your side: Fresno city leaders help 100-year-old woman with cracked water pipe  YourCentralValley.com

FRESNO, California - 100-year-old Corine Reed is on a fixed income. She couldn't understand why her water bill jumped from around $70 a month to more than ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:09:00 GMT



Fresno City College is finally set to get a parking structure, but it may be a wait - Fresno Bee
Fresno City College is finally set to get a parking structure, but it may be a wait  Fresno Bee

Fresno City College is finally slated to get a new parking structure that will have up to 1,000 parking spaces and cost an estimated $15 million to build. The State ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



On a budget but need your teeth fixed? Fresno City College can help - KFSN-TV
On a budget but need your teeth fixed? Fresno City College can help  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fresno City College's clinical skills lab looks like an ordinary dentist's office - but it is part of a program that's one-of-a-kind in the Valley ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno City College to add 1,000 new parking spots on campus - KFSN-TV
Fresno City College to add 1,000 new parking spots on campus  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- After years of talking about it, Fresno City College is moving forward with plans to build a new parking structure on campus - one that ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Former Fresno City College student body president released from jail - YourCentralValley.com
Former Fresno City College student body president released from jail  YourCentralValley.com

FRESNO, California - A former Fresno City College student body president is now out of jail. Christopher Washington was sentenced back in January. Campus ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno City College's newest program is taking their game to the beach - KFSN-TV
Fresno City College's newest program is taking their game to the beach  KFSN-TV

Fresno City College's beach volleyball program is participating in their inaugural season with 11 players, all of who played on the indoor volleyball team.


Posted on Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



‘Attack on police.’ ‘Criminalizing their job.’ That’s what Fresno leaders say this plan will do - Fresno Bee
‘Attack on police.’ ‘Criminalizing their job.’ That’s what Fresno leaders say this plan will do  Fresno Bee

The Fresno, CA City Council passed a resolution supporting SB 230 and opposing AB 392. Leaders discussed the use-of-force and police training bills and ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:14:00 GMT



Police chase near Fresno City College leads to four-car crash, then a robbery attempt - Fresno Bee
Police chase near Fresno City College leads to four-car crash, then a robbery attempt  Fresno Bee

A 33-year-old man was arrested Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by police in Fresno, California, after fleeing in a stolen vehicle that led to a four-car accident near a ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



‘They should be ashamed.’ Panhandling issue spirals into tense debate at Fresno City Council - Fresno Bee
‘They should be ashamed.’ Panhandling issue spirals into tense debate at Fresno City Council  Fresno Bee

The City Council in Fresno, California, voted down Garry Bredefeld's proposal to erect signs discouraging drivers from donating to panhandlers at intersections ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno City Council meeting devolves into squabbling, name-calling over panhandling measure - KFSN-TV
Fresno City Council meeting devolves into squabbling, name-calling over panhandling measure  KFSN-TV

The falling-out between Fresno City Council members was over a proposal to put up signs discouraging residents from giving money to panhandlers.


Posted on Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno CA city leaders propose changes to liquor licenses - Fresno Bee
Fresno CA city leaders propose changes to liquor licenses  Fresno Bee

A Fresno, California, city council proposal aims to cut the number of liquor licenses in half over time through a new inspection program and capping the current ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:39:00 GMT



Fresno city leaders push to discourage giving to panhandlers - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno city leaders push to discourage giving to panhandlers  YourCentralValley.com

Three Fresno city council members are hoping their initiative "Help Us Help Fresno" will help solve the panhandling issue around the city.


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Battle over street repair funding brews between Fresno City Council members - KFSN-TV
Battle over street repair funding brews between Fresno City Council members  KFSN-TV

The issue is over the city of Fresno's share of the gasoline tax revenue. Council members representing older parts of town believe the older streets and ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno housing official’s comments called racist. So she apologized. But critics are skeptical - Fresno Bee
Fresno housing official’s comments called racist. So she apologized. But critics are skeptical  Fresno Bee

Housing Authority staff responded to comments some called racist made by Commissioner Terra Brusseau that caused Fresno, California, community leaders to ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 05:33:00 GMT



Some Fresno leaders want to crack down on liquor stores. But businesses force delay - Fresno Bee
Some Fresno leaders want to crack down on liquor stores. But businesses force delay  Fresno Bee

The Fresno City Council is postponing for one week a vote on a proposal to crack down on the number of liquor stores. Small-business owners requested ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 23:13:00 GMT



Coyotes excel at Fresno City | Central California newspaper - The Madera Tribune
Coyotes excel at Fresno City | Central California newspaper  The Madera Tribune

Former Madera Coyote standout Ethan Richardson was named first team All-Central Valley Conference after averaging 16.3 points per game for the Fresno City ...


Posted on Sat, 06 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two-day watering schedule for the city of Fresno goes into effect April 1 - YourCentralValley.com
Two-day watering schedule for the city of Fresno goes into effect April 1  YourCentralValley.com

City of Fresno residents will be back on the two-day outdoor watering schedule starting April 1.


Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno City Council members call on Brandau to apologize for reparations comment. He doesn’t - Fresno Bee
Fresno City Council members call on Brandau to apologize for reparations comment. He doesn’t  Fresno Bee

Steve Brandau compared residents asking for gas tax money to be spent in south Fresno, California, to those who asked for reparations for slavery. Now some ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



20-acre grass fire contained along Highway 180 - Fresno Bee
20-acre grass fire contained along Highway 180  Fresno Bee

The Fresno Fire Department is responding to a grass fire along Highway 180 near Marks Avenue.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:44:00 GMT



Fresno State: Daryl Edwards transfers to play basketball - Fresno Bee
Fresno State: Daryl Edwards transfers to play basketball  Fresno Bee

Fresno High graduate Daryl Edwards is returning to California to play basketball on Fresno State's men's team as a transfer. The 6-foot-3 guard averaged 4.4 ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:05:00 GMT



Fresno city council representatives hold opposing press conferences over gas tax - Fresno Bee
Fresno city council representatives hold opposing press conferences over gas tax  Fresno Bee

Monday's south Fresno city council staff press conference followed by opposing north Fresno council Tuesday morning over the gas tax.


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



To fix Fresno’s bad roads, the City Council must cool the rhetoric and be leaders - Fresno Bee
To fix Fresno’s bad roads, the City Council must cool the rhetoric and be leaders  Fresno Bee

Here's an assignment for the Fresno City Council: Board a bus with Mayor Lee Brand for a citywide tour. Mission: Inspect the condition of roads throughout the ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Gas tax money clash among Fresno city council - KMPH Fox 26
Gas tax money clash among Fresno city council  KMPH Fox 26

Your tax dollars are on the line in a back and forth between city council members in Fresno. It's all over SB1, also known as the Gas Tax. After recent rhetoric ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



New anti-panhandling plan is a good way to help those in Fresno who most need assistance - Fresno Bee
New anti-panhandling plan is a good way to help those in Fresno who most need assistance  Fresno Bee

Three weeks after the Fresno City Council turned down a proposed law meant to deal with panhandling, a new plan will come to the panel this Thursday that has ...


Posted on Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno CA City Council to pass rules on electric scooters soon - Fresno Bee
Fresno CA City Council to pass rules on electric scooters soon  Fresno Bee

What laws regulate electric scooters in Fresno, California? The City Council will vote on an ordinance sometime in April to allow e-scooter companies like Bird ...


Posted on Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Have you seen this colorful street in the Tower District? Fresno is trying something new - YourCentralValley.com
Have you seen this colorful street in the Tower District? Fresno is trying something new  YourCentralValley.com

The streets of Fresno's Tower District are looking brighter after Wednesday.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:45:00 GMT



Michael Wolf, photographer of mega-cities, dies in Hong Kong - Fresno Bee
Michael Wolf, photographer of mega-cities, dies in Hong Kong  Fresno Bee

Michael Wolf, an award-winning Hong Kong-based photographer known for his work depicting mega-cities, has died.


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:58:00 GMT



Fresno Mayor Lee Brand’s plan to fix city roads ‘dead on arrival.’ What’s next? - Fresno Bee
Fresno Mayor Lee Brand’s plan to fix city roads ‘dead on arrival.’ What’s next?  Fresno Bee

A spending plan proposed by Fresno, California, Mayor Lee Brand to use a share of state gas tax money on road repairs faces opposition from City Council ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Advocates Push City For An Unconventional Gun Violence Prevention Program - Valley Public Radio
Fresno Advocates Push City For An Unconventional Gun Violence Prevention Program  Valley Public Radio

Aaron Foster stands outside Wayne's Liquor store on East California Avenue. There's a park across the street buzzing with people, a taqueria around the.


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



‘Help Us, Help Fresno’ signs are city council’s second attempt to curb panhandling - Fresno Bee
‘Help Us, Help Fresno’ signs are city council’s second attempt to curb panhandling  Fresno Bee

After the community voiced strong opposition to Steve Brandau's STOP ordinance and the Fresno City Council ultimately voted it down, three council members ...


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mexican Folk Dance Keeps Oaxacan Culture Alive in Fresno - KQED
Mexican Folk Dance Keeps Oaxacan Culture Alive in Fresno  KQED

Wearing handmade masks and under animal furs, Fresno's Oaxacan diaspora knows home is where the devils dance.


Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 22:13:00 GMT



2 killed in plane crash in Madera County. Bomb squad helps with cleanup - Fresno Bee
2 killed in plane crash in Madera County. Bomb squad helps with cleanup  Fresno Bee

A small airplane crashed near the Madera municipal airport in Madera County California Thursday, April 25, 2019. Two people were killed, according to the ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:37:00 GMT



After nearly 20 years of Jerry Dyer, Fresno embarking on search for new police chief - Fresno Bee
After nearly 20 years of Jerry Dyer, Fresno embarking on search for new police chief  Fresno Bee

For the first time in nearly 20 years, Fresno city leaders will choose a new police chief. At Thursday's city council meeting, they'll share a bit about what that ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Proposed Liquor Store Ordinance - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno Proposed Liquor Store Ordinance  YourCentralValley.com

Do you think there are too many liquor stores in the city of Fresno? Some council members say that's one of the concerns they've been hearing from their ...


Posted on Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno Housing Authority Commissioner Faces Backlash After Comments Are Being Called Racist - YourCentralValley.com
Fresno Housing Authority Commissioner Faces Backlash After Comments Are Being Called Racist  YourCentralValley.com

FRESNO, Calif. -- A Fresno Housing Authority Commissioner, Terra Brusseau is facing backlash after comments she made at last month's meeting about a ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:43:00 GMT



The Chief: The Remarkable — Sometimes Shocking — Career of Fresno's Top Cop - KQED
The Chief: The Remarkable — Sometimes Shocking — Career of Fresno's Top Cop  KQED

Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer, the 59-year-old son of a Fresno police officer, has amassed the kind of behind-the-scenes power that few police chiefs achi.


Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



‘Social equity’: Fresno’s West Side lost in the war on drugs, and now it hopes a revival will be tied to marijuana - Washington Post
‘Social equity’: Fresno’s West Side lost in the war on drugs, and now it hopes a revival will be tied to marijuana  Washington Post

FRESNO, Calif. — The West Side loses, often. It lost to the city's wealthy north in the competition for school funds. It lost businesses to more stable ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Think racism isn’t an issue in Fresno? This reader’s email might change your mind - Fresno Bee
Think racism isn’t an issue in Fresno? This reader’s email might change your mind  Fresno Bee

Opinion: Bee columnist Marek Warszawski made a prediction about the next mayor of Fresno, California. It sparked a reaction in the form of an email with a racist ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



US Cities With the Worst Air Pollution; The List is Out - The Weather Channel
US Cities With the Worst Air Pollution; The List is Out  The Weather Channel

The American Lung Association has released its annual "State of the Air" report. The data shows a downward trend in air quality across the U.S..


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 06:57:10 GMT



Ensuring a viable Valley means letting high school students take college courses - Fresno Bee
Ensuring a viable Valley means letting high school students take college courses  Fresno Bee

Dr. Carole Goldsmith, president of Fresno City College in Fresno, California, advocates for letting students in high school also take college courses under dual ...


Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Power to the people: How Fresno community spoke out and helped sway two policy decisions - Fresno Bee
Power to the people: How Fresno community spoke out and helped sway two policy decisions  Fresno Bee

Opinion: Community engagement worked in Fresno, California when residents influenced two decisions, one an ordinance that would fine people giving ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Death Valley hits 109 as scorching temperatures sweep across southwestern US - AccuWeather.com
Death Valley hits 109 as scorching temperatures sweep across southwestern US  AccuWeather.com

After a seasonably mild first three weeks of April, residents across California and much of the southwestern United States are enduring the first significant heat ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 03:40:00 GMT



Search for Fresno's next police chief will have lots of community input - YourCentralValley.com
Search for Fresno's next police chief will have lots of community input  YourCentralValley.com

Members of city council got a preliminary outline of how they'll replace Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer. Dyer announced he'll be retiring this fall after 20 years as ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Baltimore mayor urged to resign after federal raids - Fresno Bee
Baltimore mayor urged to resign after federal raids  Fresno Bee

Numerous Maryland officials are calling for Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh to step down after federal agents raided her government offices and city homes.


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 02:56:00 GMT



Social justice groups are changing Fresno and some key politicians aren’t taking it well - Fresno Bee
Social justice groups are changing Fresno and some key politicians aren’t taking it well  Fresno Bee

New social justice organizations in Fresno, California, like Faith in the Valley, Leadership Counsel and Fresno Building Healthy Communities have scored legal ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Armenian Genocide commemorated in Fresno with annual flag-raising ceremony - Fresno Bee
Armenian Genocide commemorated in Fresno with annual flag-raising ceremony  Fresno Bee

The Armenian community in Fresno gathered at City Hall to commemorate the victims and survivors of the Armenian Genocide with a flag-raising ceremony.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:18:00 GMT



What to watch in Europe’s leading soccer countries - Fresno Bee
What to watch in Europe’s leading soccer countries  Fresno Bee

What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: SPAIN. Barcelona can clinch its 26th Spanish league title on Saturday. Lionel Messi and ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:44:00 GMT



Where Nipsey Hussle murals in Fresno are located in town - Fresno Bee
Where Nipsey Hussle murals in Fresno are located in town  Fresno Bee

The late rapper Nipsey Hussle had such a profound effect within the Fresno community that two murals have popped up at different locations around town. And a ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Group operating Fresno’s Granite Park is meeting the terms of its lease, city attorney says - Fresno Bee
Group operating Fresno’s Granite Park is meeting the terms of its lease, city attorney says  Fresno Bee

The attorney for Fresno, California, has found the nonprofit operator of Granite Park is in substantial compliance with its contractual obligations to the city, despite ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



New community in southwest Fresno to provide affordable housing for low-income seniors - KFSN-TV
New community in southwest Fresno to provide affordable housing for low-income seniors  KFSN-TV

Local politicians and developers came together Friday to turn dirt on the groundbreaking ceremony at Annadale Commons.


Posted on Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Skyline succumbs to Fresno, two Trojans still shine - Skyline View
Skyline succumbs to Fresno, two Trojans still shine  Skyline View

Skyline College women's badminton team lost 16-5 against Fresno City College in the first home game of the season on Tuesday, March 28. Fresno City ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 02:49:07 GMT



Man City 3 wins from retaining Premier League title - Fresno Bee
Man City 3 wins from retaining Premier League title  Fresno Bee

Three more victories and Manchester City will be the Premier League champion once again.


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:45:00 GMT



Who Are the 2019 Fresno Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees? - gvwire.com
Who Are the 2019 Fresno Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees?  gvwire.com

Two Super Bowl-winning players, tailback Michael Pittman and safety Matt Giordano, headline this year's Fresno Athletic Hall of Fame inductees. They are ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



4 community events coming up in Fresno this week - KFSN-TV
4 community events coming up in Fresno this week  KFSN-TV

There's a little something for everyone coming up on the events calendar this week. From a musical charity benefit to a symposium on the effects of wildfires, ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno commissioner asked to resign over diversity comment - Fresno Bee
Fresno commissioner asked to resign over diversity comment  Fresno Bee

Members of the Fresno Housing Authority called for the resignation of Commissioner Terra Brusseau after she opposed a Clovis, California, housing project by ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Have thoughts about Fresno’s next police chief? Here’s how to voice them - Fresno Bee
Have thoughts about Fresno’s next police chief? Here’s how to voice them  Fresno Bee

Fresno residents who would like to provide feedback and participate in the process for the city's search for a new police chief have a few opportunities to do that.


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:22:00 GMT



The US cities with the worst air pollution are in California - Quartz
The US cities with the worst air pollution are in California  Quartz

Among the US cities where breathing the air is most dangerous to human health, California's metro areas dominate the list. The combination of the state's ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:27:00 GMT



Fresno non-profit Stone Soup switches to solar power - KFSN-TV
Fresno non-profit Stone Soup switches to solar power  KFSN-TV

The shift to solar was made possible through a partnership with "GRID Alternatives" and the city of Fresno.


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:32:33 GMT



Clovis is growing. How many jobs could come from future development there? - Fresno Bee
Clovis is growing. How many jobs could come from future development there?  Fresno Bee

Clovis, California's sphere of influence has grown with the addition of 1000 acres of land approved by the Fresno County Local Agency Formation Commission ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Saint Rest Plaza grand opening in West Fresno, CA - Fresno Bee
Saint Rest Plaza grand opening in West Fresno, CA  Fresno Bee

Community leaders came together Saturday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of Saint Rest Plaza in west Fresno. The plaza, a dream for many years on ...


Posted on Sat, 20 Apr 2019 22:37:00 GMT



Fresno County weighing new restrictions on employees who seek elected office - Fresno Bee
Fresno County weighing new restrictions on employees who seek elected office  Fresno Bee

Fresno County is considering a new rule that would require most county employees to take unpaid leave – up to four months in an election year – when they ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



VIDEO: Fresno store clerk steals over $100,000 in lottery scratchers - KFSN-TV
VIDEO: Fresno store clerk steals over $100,000 in lottery scratchers  KFSN-TV

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: The store clerk rips ticket after ticket and is seen on surveillance video scanning each one of them in hopes of hitting the jackpot.


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 06:19:10 GMT



Remember when Mike Bakula ‘shot down’ an airplane and other Fresno golf tidbits - Fresno Bee
Remember when Mike Bakula ‘shot down’ an airplane and other Fresno golf tidbits  Fresno Bee

Mike Bakula Sr. died March 22, 2019. He's perhaps best remembered for his 1974 tee shot that hit a low-flying airplane at Fort Washington Country Club in ...


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Alternate career paths gain appeal with rising college costs - The Business Journal
Alternate career paths gain appeal with rising college costs  The Business Journal

As the value of the four-year degree continues to decline with inflation and debt accumulation, students are finding that learning welding...


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:52:31 GMT



Brand to Human Traffickers: All of Fresno Is Coming After You! - gvwire.com
Brand to Human Traffickers: All of Fresno Is Coming After You!  gvwire.com

Fresno Mayor Lee Brand put human traffickers and the flophouses they use on notice Wednesday morning: We're coming after you, and we're shutting you ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno turned its back on downtown by letting Grizzly Fest move to Woodward Park, Bredefeld says - Fresno Bee
Fresno turned its back on downtown by letting Grizzly Fest move to Woodward Park, Bredefeld says  Fresno Bee

City Councilman Garry Bredefeld said Grizzly Fest music festival, with performers like G Eazy and Portugal the Man, belongs in downtown Fresno, California, ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Let there be LED lights: Find out why Fresno is installing new streetlights around town - Fresno Bee
Let there be LED lights: Find out why Fresno is installing new streetlights around town  Fresno Bee

Energy efficient light emitting diode (LED) streetlights are being placed throughout the city of Fresno, California, by the end of December 2019 to help bring ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



A California town could finally get clean water – if its neighbor is willing to help - Fresno Bee
A California town could finally get clean water – if its neighbor is willing to help  Fresno Bee

The 80 homes that make up Tooleville nestle against the mighty Friant-Kern Canal, thousands of gallons of *fresh* water flowing each day past the two-street town ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Apr 2019 23:29:00 GMT



First-ever migrant 'Health and Wellness Fair' hosted in Fresno County - YourCentralValley.com
First-ever migrant 'Health and Wellness Fair' hosted in Fresno County  YourCentralValley.com

The Office of the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools is hosting a free, public "Health and Wellness Conference" for migrants this weekend.


Posted on Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Report: Chiefs’ Hill, fiancee discuss domestic incident - Fresno Bee
Report: Chiefs’ Hill, fiancee discuss domestic incident  Fresno Bee

A television station aired audio Thursday it says shows Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill telling his fiancee about punching and using a belt to ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:32:00 GMT



The Days of Rubber-Stamping Liquor Licenses Are Over - gvwire.com
The Days of Rubber-Stamping Liquor Licenses Are Over  gvwire.com

The shameful City Hall ritual of rubber-stamping liquor licenses finally faces its deserved demise. For decades, residents, school officials, and ministers have ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 00:04:18 GMT



Nashville gets its chance to step up for NFL draft - Fresno Bee
Nashville gets its chance to step up for NFL draft  Fresno Bee

Broadway in downtown Nashville is as lively a place as any in America. The Las Vegas Strip, Times Square and Bourbon Street have nothing on it. Particularly ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:38:00 GMT



100-year-old woman gets broken waterline fixed, after 5 month ordeal - YourCentralValley.com
100-year-old woman gets broken waterline fixed, after 5 month ordeal  YourCentralValley.com

FRESNO, California - We have some good news to share with you. The 100-year-old woman Fresno woman who was fighting city hall to fix her broken water ...


Posted on Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:29:00 GMT



Orange County SC Head to Fresno to Face the Foxes - Orange & Black SoccerCast
Orange County SC Head to Fresno to Face the Foxes  Orange & Black SoccerCast

FRESNO, Calif - After a narrow defeat in Oklahoma City, Orange County SC travel north to take on Fresno FC. OCSC is currently 11th in the table, just one point ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 18:30:00 GMT



Connecticut arts and ideas festival announces 2019 lineup - Fresno Bee
Connecticut arts and ideas festival announces 2019 lineup  Fresno Bee

Officials of New Haven's International Festival of Arts & Ideas announced its 2019 lineup for the two-week June event at a large gathering of fans and supporters ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 15:00:00 GMT



Next mayor of Fresno will be a Democrat. Only uncertainty: Will it be in 2020 or 2024? - Fresno Bee
Next mayor of Fresno will be a Democrat. Only uncertainty: Will it be in 2020 or 2024?  Fresno Bee

Opinion: The demographics are changing in Fresno, California, as more voters register Democrat than Republican. And this means the next mayor of the city ...


Posted on Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno apartments fit for the rich and famous - Hoodline
Fresno apartments fit for the rich and famous  Hoodline

It's true: the priciest rental in Fresno costs $3300/month. And it's not the only high-end listing in the city. But just how glitzy do homes get, with such extreme price ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 22:04:09 GMT



Fresno’s pro soccer club is looking for a permanent home. It may not be in Fresno - Fresno Bee
Fresno’s pro soccer club is looking for a permanent home. It may not be in Fresno  Fresno Bee

To comply with USL rules, and for the soccer franchise's long-term financial health, the FC Foxes of Fresno, California, need their own stadium by 2020.


Posted on Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno State Football 2019 Preview - KFSN-TV
Fresno State Football 2019 Preview  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- 2018 was a memorable one for Fresno State football. (In an overtime thriller that was played through a snowstorm and was one of the ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brandau, Bredefeld oppose Fresno council’s ‘social justice’ agenda, support mayor’s gas tax plan - Fresno Bee
Brandau, Bredefeld oppose Fresno council’s ‘social justice’ agenda, support mayor’s gas tax plan  Fresno Bee

In response to a Fresno city council majority opposing the CA gas tax spending plan offered by Lee Brand, members Garry Bredefeld and Steve Brandau called ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Group's Visit to Campus Prompts Abortion Debate - The Rampage Online
Group's Visit to Campus Prompts Abortion Debate  The Rampage Online

Pro-abortion rights advocates and anti-abortion rights protesters clashed over the free speech rights of an anti-abortion group that visited the Fresno City College ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Familiar face in new position on the Fresno County Board of Supervisors - Fresno Bee
Familiar face in new position on the Fresno County Board of Supervisors  Fresno Bee

Steve Brandau was sworn in on Tuesday as a Fresno County Supervisor to represent District 2, which includes large portions of Fresno and Clovis.


Posted on Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fresno apartment rents increase faster than most of California - Fresno Bee
Fresno apartment rents increase faster than most of California  Fresno Bee

Fresno experienced one of the highest rates of apartment rent hikes among the largest cities in California between March 2018 and 2019, but the city is still more ...


Posted on Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



He led efforts to unify Fresno courthouses, start Shaver Lake museum. Judge Quaschnick dies at 86 - Fresno Bee
He led efforts to unify Fresno courthouses, start Shaver Lake museum. Judge Quaschnick dies at 86  Fresno Bee

James Quaschnick, 86, former Fresno County, California, Superior Court judge, died Friday, April 5. He was instrumental in unifying the courts and a member of ...


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dining out with your dog is not so uncommon | The Kansas City Star - Fresno Bee
Dining out with your dog is not so uncommon | The Kansas City Star  Fresno Bee

Candie Wasson dines out at Lazy Dog in north Fresno with her dog Galloway.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 03:13:00 GMT



A look at install of LED lights in Fresno - Fresno Bee
A look at install of LED lights in Fresno  Fresno Bee

The City of Fresno announced a plan to upgrade street lights throughout the city called “Light Up Fresno.” The program is a partnership between the City of ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mother and son killed in tornado in northern Louisiana - Fresno Bee
Mother and son killed in tornado in northern Louisiana  Fresno Bee

A tornado killed two people as it tore through the northern Louisiana city of Ruston early Thursday, sending trees into houses, ripping roofs off buildings and ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:27:00 GMT



Victim found dead in a Merced field. Three teens, 1 adult arrested in gang killing, police say - Fresno Bee
Victim found dead in a Merced field. Three teens, 1 adult arrested in gang killing, police say  Fresno Bee

Merced CA police have arrested a man and three teenagers in connection with the April 9 shooting death of a man found dead in a field following multiple ...


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 23:37:00 GMT



Clovis Mayor Answers Housing Commissioner: We Welcome All - gvwire.com
Clovis Mayor Answers Housing Commissioner: We Welcome All  gvwire.com

Clovis leaders are rejecting comments made last month by a Fresno Housing Authority board member about a proposed project in their city.


Posted on Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



This Fresnan is recalling the Armenian Genocide, but this year, without his grandpa - Fresno Bee
This Fresnan is recalling the Armenian Genocide, but this year, without his grandpa  Fresno Bee

The Armenian Genocide in Turkey will be commemorated by Armenians in Fresno, California. One local man remembers, but this year, without his dear grandpa ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How California’s high-speed rail project was ‘captured’ by costly consultants - Los Angeles Times
How California’s high-speed rail project was ‘captured’ by costly consultants  Los Angeles Times

California's bullet train is heavily reliant on a network of high-cost consultants who have consistently underestimated the difficulty of the project and are now ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:00:00 GMT



 

 
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